Paul Sarnese, CHPA, MSE, MAS, CAPM
Paul serves on the SACG Team as a Senior Associate focusing on providing specialized consulting services to our clients specializing in security, safety, emergency management, and workplace violence prevention..
He has decades’ of experience in healthcare Security, as the senior most security leader for multiple health systems, building security and workplace violence prevention programs for healthcare organizations ranging from large urban trauma centers to rural critical access hospitals and health clinics, and culminating in an eight year tenure as the Vice President of Safety, Security, and Emergency Management for a multi-hospital healthcare system.
Paul is also recognized as an expert in the healthcare security industry having served in many volunteer leadership roles including as the President of the International Association of Healthcare Security & Safety (IAHSS). He has also presented on safety, security and workplace violence prevention related topics at conferences both in the US and internationally, as well as having published over thirty articles related to healthcare security and violence prevention in industry journals.